2018 Health Literacy Conference
The website has been updated with the conference agenda and speakers featuring Dr. Bob Gold, Founding Dean of the University of Maryland School of Public Health, and Monica Spann, a Community Health Worker. Click the banner below to access all of the conference details!
October is Health Literacy Month, so celebrate by learning practical skills from health literacy experts! The Horowitz Center for Health Literacy is co-hosting the Health Literacy in Action conference, which will take place at UMD College Park. Registration includes a Health Literacy 101 pre-conference workshop at 4 p.m. on Thursday, October 25. Then, look forward to a full day of activities on Friday, October 26.
Who should attend?
Public health and healthcare practitioners
Health communication, education, and literacy practitioners
Health information creators and distributors
Social services providers
Community, consumer, and patient advocates